The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 70 56
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.39% 0.14% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.16% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 22
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 451 615 588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 87.07% 86.38% 82.24%
Number of salaries quoted 374 523 501
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lutterworth - 2 £40,000 -
Open Source
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) SEO
2 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Drupal
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) WordPress
2 7 (77.78%) Symfony
3 6 (66.67%) Zend
3 6 (66.67%) Laravel
3 6 (66.67%) Shopify
3 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 6 (66.67%) Magento
3 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) CMS
1 7 (77.78%) Drupal
1 7 (77.78%) WordPress
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Magento
1 6 (66.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 6 (66.67%) HTML CSS Developer
2 6 (66.67%) HTML Developer
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) Symfony
3 6 (66.67%) Laravel
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) SEO
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 6 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Zend
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft